Paragould, Arkanasas is a Main Street community listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Seniors in Paragould may enjoy browsing the downtown historic district or walking through one of Arkansas's oldest parks, Crowley's Ridge State Park.
In Paragould, as in the rest of Arkansas, communities that provide seniors with personal care and assistance with the activities of daily living are officially referred to as Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs). ALFs are classified as Level I or Level II, depending on the number of residents served. The Paragould area has a total of eight ALFs, two are located directly in Paragould while six more are in the surrounding areas of Jonesboro and Kennett.